Spring 2017 Dates

Spring 2017 Semester Dates & Deadlines

Dates and times may change without prior notice. Contact the Registrar's Office for verification.

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Deadline Date Time
Class Schedule Available Online November 9  
Bursar Begins Accepting Payments November 28  
Early Priority Registration for Continuing Students
(16 units for undergraduates plus 5 units waitlisted; 9 units for post-baccalaureates plus 4 units waitlisted.)
November 28 - December 9 Varies
Registration for New Graduate Students
(9 units for first-time graduate students plus 4 units waitlisted.)
December 2 - 9 Varies
First Fee Payment Due Date
December 13 Until 4pm
New Year's Day holiday; No Classes; Campus Closed
January 2  
Orientation Registration for Freshman/Transfers
(16 units for freshman plus zero units waitlisted; 16 units for transfers plus 5 units waitlisted.)
December 22, January 5 & 6 Varies
Priority Registration for All Students by Class Level)
(19 units for eligible continuing undergraduates plus 5 units waitlisted/16 units for eligible continuing graduates plus 4 units waitlist)
January 5 - 11 Daily
2nd Payment Due Date January 12 Until 4pm
CSU Fully Online Registration for Incoming CSU Students January 12-22 Varies
Martin Luther King Jr. Day; No Classes; Offices Closed January 16  
Orientation Registration for International Students January 19 Varies
Payment Due Date for New International Students January 20 4pm
Open Registrations for all Students January 20-22 Varies
Last Day to fully drop for 100% Refund January 22  
First Day of Instruction January 23  
Adding Classes w/ Permission Number January 23 – February 10 Daily
Last Day to Drop by Faculty on Class Rosters February 9 Until 11:59pm
Last Day to Drop Classes/Withdraw w/o a Grade of W February 10 Until 11:59pm
Audit Grading Option Deadline February 10 5:00pm
Withdrawal from Classes/University for serious and compelling reasons Feb. 11 - Apr. 24  
Graduation Application Deadline February 17 Until 5pm
Credit/No Credit Grading Option Deadline March 17 Until 11:59pm
Withdrawal from Classes/University by Exception for Documented Serious and Compelling Reasons April 25 – May 16  
Last Day of Instruction May 16 Varies
Final Exams May 18 - 20, May 22 - 24 Varies - See University Academic Calendar
Commencement May 25  
Grades Due by Faculty June 1 Until 11:59pm
Grades Processed (End-of-Term) June 2 6:00pm
Grades Available on SF State Gateway June 3 N/A
Official Transcripts Available with Semester Grades June 19 N/A

Last updated 1/13/17 by RM